Timed Redirect Action
13th of February, 2013Type of Action: Page Action (to use it, make sure nothing is selected on the page, go to Page>Page Actions to choose the Action from the list).
What the Action can do: This Action lets you do the following:
- It lets you set up a redirect on a page so that after a given period of time the visitor will be redirected to a specified page.
You should make sure that you have allowed enough time for the splash screen to load completely before redirecting the visitor to the next page. If you have a large image some visitors with slower connections might not see it at all.
To use the Action, make sure nothing nothing is selected on the page, go to Page>Page Actions and choose Timed Redirect from the list. With nothing selected on the page you can see the options in the Actions palette:
Destination: Click and hold on this popup to choose the page you want to direct the visitor to. Normally you will want to redirect the visitor to a page you have created within your Freeway file - but you can also choose Other… then click on the External tab of the Edit Hyperlink dialog and enter the http:// address of an external page.
Delay: Enter the time (in seconds) for the delay before the redirect occurs.